Baldur’s Gate 3 quest list – all main and companion missions

Here is a list of all the BG3 main quests, side missions, events, expeditions, and companion side quests that we know about so far.

Baldur's Gate 3 quests, expeditions, missions, and side quests

How many Baldur’s Gate 3 quests are there? There are many missions in your time throughout the lengthy, epic game, usually unlocked by the main campaign. Some quests are also given by NPCs, or are triggered by certain events.

Your Baldur’s Gate 3 companions can set optional quests to unlock more of their BG3 background and discover more stories, as well as gaining rewards, experience, and loot. As we mention in our Baldur’s Gate 3 review, it is not a short game, and it will take you a long time to get through the story missions. In fact, we still need to get through more than Act 1, but this list covers all of the BG3 expeditions, missions, main campaign quests, and side quests we know about so far, and we’ll add the rest as we progress.

Baldur’s Gate 3 quest list

Here are all of the Baldur’s Gate 3 quests we know so far:


  • Rescue the Illithid’s Captive
  • Escape the Nautiloid

Act 1

  • Removing the Parasite
  • Explore the ruins
  • Free Lae’zel
  • Save the Goblin Sazza
  • Save Arabella
  • Investigate the Beach
  • Investigate Kagha
  • Find your belongings
  • Steal the Sacred Idol
  • Save the refugees
  • Find the Nightsong
  • Reach Moonrise Towers
  • Rescue Volo
  • Raid the Grove
  • Rescue the gnome
  • Search the Cellar
  • Finish the Masterwork weapon
  • Hunt the Devil
  • Find the Missing Shipment
  • Rescue the Grand Duke
  • Rescue the Trapped Man
  • Free the artist
  • Save Mayrina
  • Cure the Poisoned Gnome
  • Protect the Myconid Circle
  • Avenge the Sovereign
  • Find the Mushroom Picker
  • Find The Missing Boots
  • The Adamantine Forge
  • Free True Soul Nere
  • Save the Grymforge Gnomes
  • Help the Cursed Monk
  • Rescue the Gnomes in Moonrise Towers
  • Deliver Nere’s Head
  • Find the Explosives
  • Talk to the Sentient Amulet
  • Defeat the Duergar Intruders
  • Travel to Moonrise Towers
  • Find a Cure

Baldur’s Gate 3 personal quests

  • Embrace your potential
  • Discover the Artifact’s secrets

Baldur’s Gate 3 companion quests

Here are all of the Baldur’s Gate 3 companion quests:


  • Daughter of Darkness
    • The Chosen of Shar


  • The Pale Elf


  • The Wizard of Waterdeep
    • In Case of Death…


  • The Blade of Frontiers


  • The Githyanki Warrior

We’ll update our list as soon as we get to them and add additional links to particularly tricky quests, so you might want to bookmark this guide just in case. You can also get an idea of how long Baldur’s Gate 3 is, as Swen has stated what he expects would be the average campaign length.

Since you’re now up to date with the Baldur’s Gate 3 quests so far, familiarize yourself with some of the more thrilling parts of the game with our guide to BG3 romance, and get ready to roll for love (or just sex) in what’s shaping up to be one of the best RPG games in 2023.